Located in an area of outstanding natural beauty, Bickleigh offers the most wonderful scenery and very pleasant walks. In this small village is Bickleigh Mill, café and shop on one side of the river and on the other side, the Fishermans Cot -  a beautiful thatched gastropub with waterside gardens.

There is Bickleigh on Exe Primary School, a church and a castle - a favourite local wedding venue. For railway enthusiasts, the Railway museum can also located here.